Is the Wii U eShop still supported?

Is the Wii U eShop still supported?

Nintendo eShop Closure Guide. It’s been over a decade (or nearly a decade in Wii U’s case), but it’s finally happening: Nintendo is closing down the Wii U and 3DS eShops, meaning that soon you will no longer be able to buy digital games on either platform.

Did Nintendo shut down the Wii U eShop?

Nintendo will close the online stores for its Wii U console and Nintendo 3DS handheld in “late March 2023,” the company announced Tuesday. After those stores, called the Nintendo eShop, shut down, it will no longer be possible to make digital purchases for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS family of systems.

Are they shutting down Wii U servers?

Nintendo will close the Wii U and 3DS eShops in March 2023, and a new report claims that a total server shutdown for these platforms may arrive in as early as “a couple of years.”

Why is Nintendo eShop closing?

Officially, Nintendo’s FAQ on the eShop closures says “this is part of the natural life cycle for any product line as it becomes less used by consumers over time.” The answer doesn’t get into specifics and might confuse those still playing games on the system or fans of games only available on Wii U or 3DS.

What was the last DSiWare game?

Crazy Train
The last DSiWare software title was Crazy Train which was released in the United States on January 28, 2016.

How do I get Disney Plus on Wii U?

Device Compatibility Unfortunately, Disney+ isn’t compatible with Nintendo. You will need a different streaming device if you want to watch Disney+. You can compare streaming devices with our Device Finder or find the best current deals on streaming players.

Did the DSi shop close?

Now that the Nintendo DSi Shop has closed, this is no longer possible; however, most DSiWare is available to purchase through the Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS family systems. Can I still play the DSiWare I’ve purchased? Yes, as long as you have downloaded the software to your device.

  • October 9, 2022